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Solar company seeks experienced finance manager in Cape Town

A solar company in Cape Town, South Africa seeks a finance manager. The successful candidate will manage the internal control and accounting software of the hiring company’s various entities based in different regions in Africa. If you have previous experience working with companies outside of South Africa, this could be for you.

Application Deadline: 12 November 2021

Please note, while you may be managing entities in different regions of Africa, you will be based in Cape Town.

As an individual, you need to be someone who is well organised and methodical, someone who has outstanding managerial delegation and coordination skills, and is always looking for ways to improve outputs.

Your responsibilities as the Finance Manager will include leading, delegating and managing financial accounts for various entities, reporting spending including management KPIs to local management, preparing annual budgets for stakeholder engagement, international transfer pricing government and management, and liaising with external auditors while conducting audits.

Education requirements

CA(SA), CIMA or equivalent qualification

Experience requirements

Previous experience working on companies outside of South Africa

Previous remote management experience

Good ERP systems knowledge

Excellent knowledge of IFRS

Intermediate tax knowledge is beneficial

Previous experience managing accounts outside of South Africa is beneficial

Finance manager job responsibilities

Your responsibilities are broken down into six key areas: people management, group and management reporting, operational financial management, compliance function, external audits and/or reviews, and ad hoc.


Proficient with Excel

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

The ability to speak Portuguese is beneficial

Ability to work under pressure and ensure tight deadlines are met

Ability to navigate complex business environments

Great attention to detail

Proactive and driven

Apply now for the Finance Manager job vacancy through AltGen